As the snow fell on Park City last night, the mood around town was alight with good buzz for a few titles already screened.
The Silent House
Is there still a Latin American word for crisis?
The increase in polished, low-budget films has never more apparent than at the 43rd Sitges Festival, which could have invented an extra prize this year for micro-budget productions.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
Only marginally boosted by an aesthetic that never cuts the camera.
The 42nd Directors' Fortnight unveiled a lineup packed with European and Latin American newcomers, with nearly half the films in its main program competing for the festival's Camera d'Or prize for…